Category: Lifestyle

“Game of Thrones”: The Epic Fantasy Series that Conquered the World

Written by Stannah Portugal on 28th March 2019

The Iron Stairlift Throne is probably something you’ve never seen before! It’s straight out of our Game of Thrones stairlift collection and is trimmed in several-hundred-year-old, still-sharp swords to complete the look. Well……No, even though we do have a vast array of options to make your stairlift your own, turning it into the Iron Throne […]

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Laughter is the best medicine!

Written by Stannah Portugal on 19th March 2019

What happens to us when we start laughing? Why do we feel so good when we do, and what benefits does a good laugh attack have for our bodies and minds? Today on International Day of Happiness we’re going to look into that! Test your own laughing potential with our self-test in this article, learn […]

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A Celebration of Love

Written by Stannah on 12th February 2019

What is Love? When we take a look at the dictionary definition it seems dull, like something almost tangible. The description that we thought described it best was: Love is unconditional selflessness It’s by far the most used emotion in the creative arts, it’s something intrinsic of all living beings. And you don’t necessarily have […]

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How Have Our TV-Viewing Habits Changed Over the Last 50 Years?

Written by Stannah on 6th December 2018

How has the way we consume TV changed, and is this the case for everyone? We don’t have to travel very far back down memory lane to find a completely different television landscape. Despite improved technology, the way we watched TV didn’t change much for the medium’s first 50 years. But today, things look quite […]

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What to Do if Stairs Have Become a Problem?

Written by Stannah Portugal on 30th November 2018

Despite diverse backgrounds and varying income levels, seniors across the country, and around the world, are attempting to solve the problem of ageing in place. In case you’re unfamiliar with the term, the CDC defines ageing in place as, “The ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of […]

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Ageing in Place: Breaking Down the Barriers

Written by Stannah Portugal on 15th October 2018

Stannah has put in a lot of work into understanding the ageing process and the essentials for creating senior-friendly spaces and devices. So, we are happy to provide you with some home safety advice to ensure that your home is as safe and comfortable as possible. But we realized that some of our customers were reluctant to […]

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slippers and a good book by the fire

Books to read by the fire: this list will get you through the dark winter months!

Written by Stannah on 22nd August 2018

“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home “ Edith Sitwell Indeed, it is. When winter comes around, especially during December, most of us crave the comforts of our warm and toasty […]

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100 year old book review

Book review: Allan Karlsson, 100 years old and still looking for adventure!

Written by Stannah on 22nd August 2018

Source: Blogcritics.org Although The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson came out a few years ago, it really is worth a mention, as its wacky humour and unexpected plot changes make it a really good read (as long as you accept that in Allan Karlsson’s world, anything can happen). Published […]

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